Rising Tide Capital Brings GEW to New Jersey for the 4th Year
Rising Tide Capital will kick off GEW in Jersey City tonight with the Start Something Challenge Grand Finale. The ten finalists in the Start Something Challenge will pitch head-to-head and will have the opportunity to talk about their business or business idea to demonstrate why they should win the grand prize.
2013 Start Something Challenge Finalists:
Sanda Charlap, The Craft Loft
Evan Feil, Mountables
Alisa Geller, Great Helm Technologies, LLC
Amy Williamson, Food for the Soul Train
Kendra Beelen, KGB Fitness
Coretta Owusu, aSuiteStay
Elizabeth Migliore, Jersey City Veggie Burgers
Vance Lavington, Not Just Cupcakes
Tiffany Perry, BODYCAFE
Nicole Silva, DollyMoo
The Start Something Challenge (SSC) is a statewide pitch competition and business strengthening opportunity for New Jersey entrepreneurs. It provides networking oppertunities, gaining visibility for different business ventures, and a $10,000 business grant for the winner. The Challenge also provides participants with opportunities to learn about local business resources, and receive hands-on coaching and mentorship. This ensures that every participant has the best-possible chance at winning the top prize.